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CSPAN
Mar 5, 2011 10:00pm EST
government. >> host: okay. so you think barack obama and the u.s. government are putting all these black people -- >> guest: i didn't say a thing about barack obama. >> host: well, he's the head of the u.s. government, so i'm asking you -- [laughter] >> guest: now he's the head of the u.s. government. no. no, no, don't put that on me, brother. >> host: okay. so what are you saying? you're saying they're innocent, and they're just being -- >> guest: you're talking about now. >> host: right. >> guest: i'm talking about then. >> host: well, i'm talking about now, so let's talk about now. why are all these young black people in jail? >> guest: well with, i can't tell you that because i don't live in this country. so i don't know much about what's going on in this country. i got out of this country. i live in canada where people have a different history, and therefore, you know, different people. but i still understand what's going on in this country. i will not say anything like that, you know? i will not do that. i say that the power and the glory of human beings are within the indivi
CSPAN
Mar 20, 2011 9:00pm EDT
anything to do with china and are essential to get right to make sure the u.s. and european countries are on track. >> host: it's almost as if there's a couple of different books in one book. there is your story of the decline of the west, your story of the rise of the east and the lines are going to cross. >> guest: i think this is you can argue there's an absolute part for short talking about the west and its isolation and issues going out there and going in an amazing time and other european economies have done the unthinkable moving hundreds of millions of people out of poverty so this is going to naturally be able to question as well. >> host: let's talk about what is going wrong in the west. >> guest: first of all its important that in terms of the context of my work i talk about the unintended consequences, things that sound like a good intentions but actually yield bad outcomes and what i have done is to focus on the three key ingredients economists focus on as the drivers of economic growth and there is a capital that is basically money, labor that is the work force and then
CSPAN
Mar 21, 2011 12:00am EDT
energy problems that have nothing to do with china and essential to get right to make sure the u.s. and european countries are back on track. >> host: it's like a couple different books in one book. there's the story of the decline of the west, the rise of the east, and the basic premise of the lines are going to cross. >> guest: you can argue there's an absolute part for sure talking about the west in isolation and what the issues are going on there, and then, of course, we live in an amazing time of china and other emerging economies have done the unthinkable, moving hundreds of thousands of people out of poverty. of course, that's answering the ire relative question as well which is what i've done in the book. >> host: let's start by talking about what's going wrong in the west. >> guest: sure. first of all, i think it's really important in terms of context of my work, entalk about unintended consequences, good intentions, but yields bad outcomes. what i've done in the book is focus on the three key ingredients. those are capital, basically money, labor, which is basically the work f
CSPAN
Mar 19, 2011 10:00pm EDT
have anything to do with china and really are essentials to get right to make sure the u.s. and european countries are on the right track. >> host: is almost like there's a couple of different books in one book. there is your story of the decline of the west. the rise of the east, and i guess the basic premise is that the lines are going to cross. >> you can argue that there is an absolute part talking about the west and its isolation and with the issues are going on there and of course we live in an easing time when china and the other emerging economies have done the unthinkable moving these people of poverty so it is going to be in the year relevant question as well which is what i have done in the book. >> let's start by talking about what is going on in the west. >> guest: sure. i think it's important that in terms of the context of my work i talked about the unintended consequences, things that seemingly undersurface from the good intention but actually yield bad outcomes and what i've done in this book is to focus on the three key ingredients that economists focus on as t
CSPAN
Mar 6, 2011 11:00pm EST
been the government. post proceeding barack obama and the u.s. government are putting all these black people -- >> guest: i didn't say a thing about barack obama. he >> host: he's the head of the u.s. government. >> guest: no, no, don't put that on me, brother. >> host: you're saying they are innocent -- >> guest: you're talking about now, i'm talking about then. >> host: let's talk about now. why are all these young black people in jail? >> guest: i can't tell you that because i don't live in this country so i don't know much about what's going on in this country. i got out of this country. i live in canada where people have a different history and therefore different people. i still understand what's going on in the country. i say that the power and the glory of human beings are within the individuals, not within the collective, only -- only the individual creates the collective. >> host: so what is your message and then to these individuals? it doesn't sound like you want to say blame the white man or the structure or the government. what are you saying? >> guest: i am saying we go
CSPAN
Mar 20, 2011 12:00pm EDT
of american women who were i think the lives of people working in the u.s. embassy and nairobi at the time. there was no doubt obama senior was a very, very charming man. he charmed the ways. he clearly impressed this comment on with his ambitions and his conviction but his intelligence. so it's through private engagements that he was able to secure a place in hawaii. and he actually flew light independently to avoid the airlift to hawaii, with women, american women in nairobi who actually funded his place and airfare. you talked about the thelma speech, and president obama's is a constant politician. he gave a great speech, in which he referred that his grandfather came is great airlift details are used to somehow claim part of the camelot connection with the kennedys. you're right that that kennedy was elected into the following year. he made an error. and he acknowledged the air. his campaign team made public just a few days after selma that that was an era. and that the president was a crack. he did correct himself even though he was against looking to use the airlift and the kenn
CSPAN
Mar 12, 2011 10:00pm EST
he did befriend a couple of american women who were -- who were wives working in the u.s. embassy in nairobi at the time. and for all his faults obama, sr., was a very charming man and he could charm the ladies. he clearly impressed he's women not only with his ambition and his determination but intelligence. and so it's actually through private meetings he's actually able to secure a place in hawaii and he actually flew quite independently of oboya's airlift with american women from the american embassy who actually funded his place and his air fare. you talk about the selma speech and, you know, president obama is a consummate politician and he gave this great speech, rousing speech in selma in which he referred his father came over from this great airlift in which he used it to somehow claim part of the camelot connection. and kennedy wasn't elected until the following year. he made an error. and he acknowledged the error immediately. his campaign team actually made public just a few days after selma that actually that was an error and, in fact, it wasn't correct. so he did correc
Search Results 0 to 8 of about 9 (some duplicates have been removed)